• E.O. Hudson announced his candidacy for governor.
From the annals of 1962
• Butler’s Shoe Store was having its grand opening.
• The Kiwanis Club was setting up a Blind Bowl League.
From the annals of 2007
• Griffin Police Lt. Jeff Mason graduated from the FBI National Academy.
• The demise of Captain America left many local comic fans in mourning.
• Dr. Tom Hunt was awarded the “In the Footsteps of the Great Physician” awards for his missionary trips.